POWERBOX “The Power To Change The World”
The future is about power.
Electrical power is the energy efficient infrastructure through which we create solutions for generations to come. Powerbox support everything from sustainable transportation and automation to tomorrows healthcare. We accelerates the transition towards a sustainable future by solving demanding power challenges in selected segments, and in cooperation with strong partnerships we scale these solutions for the world.
Our promise is that we will act as good global corporate citizens and actively contribute to shaping a better common future in all its aspects, covering environmental, social and governance sustainability.
What we do
In our way of working we change our behavior and implement, from complex to simple, activities to reduce our environmental impact and improve our social engagement.
- We fully commit to adhere to Climate stewardship and
- We engage in social responsibility initiatives and ethical operation
- We strive for economic stability and long term contribution
Today, you cannot operate in the energy sector without taking a keen interest in the issues surrounding environmental impact. In our efforts to reduce that impact, we focus on two objectives: creating high-efficiency power supplies; and designing streamlined and simple solutions that require fewer components.
We also use energy efficient transportation and we are determined to either meet or exceed international energy and environmental standards by sustaining ISO–14001 compliance or the equivalent and to work with the highest respect of the business ethics and human rights.
Our mission is to use our expertise in power conversion to increase our customers’ competitiveness and to contribute to reduce their environmental impact. We do this by providing the most efficient, reliable and suitable solutions combined with best practices in energy optimization.
Our experience and expertise enable us to shape the scare resource of energy, and to tailor unique power solutions for our customers’ specific needs and uses. This is our mission. It’s what drives us – our reason for being.
Our core values
Means loving what we do. It means we care about the details as well as people and that we are curious and dedicated. Most of all, it means that we always try to think two steps ahead when it comes to the needs of our customers
It is in our DNA. It defines how we act towards each other. It means cultivating a friendly atmosphere and a collaborative spirit, and encouraging a culture in which we share everything from best practices to coffee breaks.
This is about bringing meaning to all our tasks, big and small. We don’t do things in a routine way or take the easy way out. There is also a higher purpose with what we do; helping our customers become more competitive through our service and expertise and devotion in sustainability.
UN Global Compact – We Support
Since 2017, Powerbox has been committed to the UN Global Compact corporate responsibility initiative and its principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption. Has “Participant” Powerbox incorporates the Compact’s 10 principles in its way of working, and in aligning its business activities with sustainability and social responsibility.
At Powerbox, both individually and collectively through its business associations, it embraces, supports and enacts a compendium of core values in the areas of human rights, labor standards, and environmental practices. In its way of working it implements – from the most complex to the simple – activities to reduce its environmental impact, simultaneously improving its social engagement.
UN Global Compact
ESG: Environment, Social and Governance
Powerbox’s environment, social and governance (ESG) commitment begins with the company’s value system and a principled approach to doing business.
This means operating in ways that at a minimum, meet fundamental responsibilities in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption.
By incorporating the Global Compact principles into Powerbox strategies, policies and procedures, and establishing a culture of integrity, it not only upholds its basic responsibilities to people and the planet, but is also sowing the seeds for long-term, sustainable success.
Code of Conduct
The principles in Powerbox Code of Conduct are based on the OECD’s guideline for multinational companies.
Powerbox enjoys an invaluable reputation for corporate trustworthiness around the world, based on consistently conducting business with integrity and in compliance with the laws and regulations governing its activities.
Code of Conduct has been adopted to underscore the principles by which Powerbox conducts its relations with employees, business partners and other stakeholders.
It applies to all members of the Board of Directors, and all employed by Powerbox.
Powerbox employment and other working conditions shall not depend on gender or origin. It is in the interest of Powerbox to promote diversity and make use of employees of different experiences and skills.
Powerbox will actively prevent any discrimination to ensure equal rights and value. It is important for Powerbox to show great responsibility for equality issues.
This means that the Powerbox is seen as an attractive and secure employer giving good confidence in our business from employees, customers and the public.
We care for our society
At Powerbox we are all engaged in contributing to a sustainable world.
We are proud to support the FTS project “Säkra Varje Unge” (Secure Every Young) which provides Swedish schools, teachers and adults that work with children with free seminars and educations to prevent sexual abuse of children. FTS works with information and education, and by supporting adults that work or interact with children on a daily basis.
For all of us at Powerbox, this work of FTS is seen as very important to protect the younger generation and to help them to develop and blossom in a better society.
FTS Säkra Varje Unge (in Swedish)
We care for the environment
Powerbox is forever working hard to minimize its negative footprint while simultaneously striving to optimize the positive one. An integral part of this process is the inclusion of the United Nations Global Compact 10 principles in our way of working and in our company philosophy. But we are not only developing energy efficient power solutions, we form partnerships with organizations mutually committed to developing a sustainable environment for future generations. This is very important to us.
One example of our commitment to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals is our ongoing support to VI-SKOGEN, which is a Swedish development organization working towards poverty reduction and environment improvement through tree planting.
Powerbox is a participant member of the United Nations Global Compact, and the cooperation with Vi-Skogen goes hand in hand with our engagement supporting its goal 15, ‘Life on Land’.
Conflict Mineral Policy
Powerbox supports ending the violence, human rights violations and the environmental degradation in the mining and trading of certain minerals (gold, as well as tin, tantalum, and tungsten, derivatives of cassiterite, columbite-tantalite, and wolframite) from a location described as the ”Conflict Region”, situated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and surrounding countries.
Standards and policies
Powerbox Standards and Policies documentations, including e.g. RoHS, WEEE, Quality Policy, REACH are available from our website.